Basic Site Details

Name: St John's Episcopal Church
Town, district or village: Girvan
City or county: Ayrshire
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Church  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1Piedmont RoadYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 218571859Build/constructionOriginal church by A G Thomson
Item 2 of 21911  New tower by James Chalmers (incomplete, intended to have spire)


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 4Alexander George ThomsonArchitect, EngineerA18571859Main church
Item 2 of 4James ChalmersArchitect 1911 New tower (incomplete, intended to have spire)
Item 3 of 4Harvey PatersonJoinerF1934 Re-erected the Italian chancel screen which came from Brougham Hall. Now lost.
Item 4 of 4James Paterson JoinerF1934 Re-erected the Italian chancel screen which came from Brougham Hall.


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 4Architects Engineers and Building Trades Directory1868Architect's, Engineer's and Building Trades' Directory London, Wyman 
Item 2 of 4Close, Rob and Riches, Anne2012The Buildings of Scotland: Ayrshire & Arran New Haven and London: Yale University Pressp340
Item 3 of 4Close, Robert1992Ayrshire and Arran, an Illustrated Architectural Guide Edinburgh: RIASp181
Item 4 of 4Scottish Episcopal Church Yearbook Various years; dates to be checked